FLUSHINP(3XCURSES) X/Open Curses Library Functions FLUSHINP(3XCURSES)

flushinp - discard type-ahead characters

cc [ flag... ] file... -I /usr/xpg4/include  -L  /usr/xpg4/lib \
 -R  /usr/xpg4/lib  -lcurses  [ library... ]
c89 [ flag... ] file... -lcurses [ library... ]
#include <curses.h>
int flushinp(void);

The flushinp() function discards (flushes) any characters in the input buffer associated with the current screen.

The flushinp() function always returns OK.

No errors are defined.

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface Stability Standard
MT-Level Unsafe

libcurses(3XCURSES), attributes(5), standards(5)

June 5, 2002 OmniOS